Jerome Mark Antil “Gifts” books to Middle School kids!

“In this day of take, take, take…my Pompey Hollow Book Club series is all about giving back!”  JMA  


Historical Fiction Novels – Reality at its Best – Jerome Mark Antil

Library systems and schools everywhere are adopting today’s best examples of ‘growing up in rural America in the shadows of WWII’ – the Pompey Hollow Book Club series.  Carefully researched and, better than that – Antil was born in 1941. – and was there. “More than novels and adventure stories – they’re history books.”  Jerome Mark Antil


The Pompey Hollow Book Club in Southampton NY


“Your book ~ THE BOOK OF CHARLIE ~ ranked in the top 10 for all three judges!”

“So yes, the second editorial judge did rank it number 3 overall.” Of thousands of entries – – IBPA 2015 Benjamin Franklin Awards™ – – names Jerome Mark Antil’s ~The Book of Charlie ~ #3 in Top Ten Young Adult Fiction Novels! Judge’s comments on The Book of Charlie: ~“…the book is truly an engrossing read.” ~“I particularly liked the

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2015 Elementary School Story Writing Contests Inspire more than a Thousand young authors!

Imagine getting asked to stand up and get applause just for writing a story…in kindergarten!  Imagine a kindergartner learning to write a fifty word or hundred word story.  Imagine a published author, sitting on the floor with the students from K through fifth grade – and answering their questions – giving them ideas and encouraging them on… (While flunking me

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